24255 Pacific Coast HighwayMalibu, CA 90263 310-506-4392
http://www.pepperdine.edu admission-seaver@pepperdine.edu
About Pepperdine University
  • Year of Foundation 1937
  • Size of Campus 830 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Church of Christ
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,198
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55%, 45%, 43%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $37,730
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 65
  • Enrollment No. 3,427
Pepperdine is a Christian university committed to the highest standards of academic excellence and Christian values, where students are strengthened for lives of purpose, service, and leadership. Pepperdine University will be a preeminent, global, Christian university, known for the integration of faith and learning, whose graduates lead purposeful lives as servant-minded leaders throughout the world. Our vision statement declares what we intend to become. George Pepperdine envisioned an institution that would transform students' lives so that they would, in turn, impact culture.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian American Assoc. Asian Student International Assoc. (ASIA); Black Student Union (BSU); Hawaii Club; International Student Club; Latino Student Association (LSA)
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 25%
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi; Alpha Delta Sigma (Advertising); Alpha Epsilon Rho (Broadcasting); Alpha Psi Omega (Theatre); Golden Key; Kappa Delta Pi (Teacher Education); Kappa Lamda (German); Phi Alpha Delta (Pre-Law); Phi Alpha Theta (History Honor Society); Phi Beta Lamd
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) University Church of Christ, Campus Ministries, Student-led Ministries, Spiritual Life Advisors
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members 25%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 5
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Songfest; Dance in Flight; Midnight Madness; Step Forward Day (All-school Volunteer Day); Student Diversity Summit; Cultural Heritage Celebrations; Mariachi Concert;
  • Distance to nearest airport Los Angeles (25), Burbank (35)
  • Distance to nearest train Various locations in Los Angeles County (25)
  • Distance to nearest bus Los Angeles (25)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (37%), men's dorms (28%), apartments for married students (1%), apartment for single students (33%), special housing for disabled students (0%), other housing options (1%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 48
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 40%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 64%
  • Number of students using college housing 62%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 30%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities Archives Malibu Graduate Business Program Orange County Center Pepperdine University Plaza San Fernando Valley Center Ventura County Center School of Law Library Heidleberg, Germany London, England
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 339,753
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Weisman Museum of Art Television Station Radio Station Smothers Theater
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,510
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 509,439
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 4,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,301
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 600
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 130,085
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 6,000
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,000
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (USC, Loyola Marymount Univ.)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 75%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 50%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UCLA)
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City